Hiking the Sierra Negra Volcano on Isabela

This post is dedicated to my good friend Aaron Howard, who due to a late change to Covid-19 restrictions was unable to accompany me. It was the morning after my second night on Isabela, and I awoke at 6am full of anticipation for what the day held in store. The largest of the Islands ofTour Details

Preparing for Travel

Yesterday we arrived in the Galápagos in preparation for the Toucanto World Schooling event, so it seems like a good idea to talk about what you can expect when travelling to Galápagos, as the check-in process has several steps. Making sure that you have everything ready before you arrive at the airport can help ensureTour Details

Are You A World Schooling Family?

We want to shine a light on and celebrate this amazing way of life; to inspire all those who want to try it for themselves, by reading about the people who actually made it happen – you!

Horse Riding on Cotopaxi

I had never considered myself the sort of person that would enjoy horse riding, in fact I only agreed to take Toucanto’s Cotopaxi Horseback Experience because my wife and son love horses, and I didn’t want to be the party pooper. I never imagined how much I would end up enjoying our afternoon, or justTour Details

Cusco, Ollantaytambo & The Sacred Valley

When you are planning your trip of a lifetime to Machu Picchu, you will probably (like we did) be travelling to the ancient city of Cusco. The former capital of the mighty Incan Empire is situated at the lofty height of 3399m, which means that travellers arriving from closer to sea level may take aTour Details

Toucanto Jungle Adventure!

If you are looking for a luxury hotel experience with all mod cons and a sanitised experience, then the Toucanto Jungle Adventure tour is probably not for you. There are a few tour operators out there that will happily provide you with that kind of an experience, unburdening you of significantly higher amounts of yourTour Details

Welcome to Toucanto!

Our mission is to bring the world within your reach, foster responsible tourism, strengthen the communities we visit, and to leave no footprints, carbon or otherwise, wherever our pilgrims may journey. When you book with Toucanto, you can be sure that we have thought carefully about the impact your car, train, sea or air transportTour Details

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